Game Information
Score of Game
St. Louis Cardinals 5 Houston Astros 4
Game Date
Start Time
Day
Innings
9
DH Used
Yes
Ballpark
Attendance
15,757
Weather
Vis Manager
Home Manager
Winning Pitcher
Losing Pitcher
Save Pitcher
Umpires
HOU Record
8-13 -- NL West -- Ranks (Div/Lg/MLB): 5 / 9 / 20
HOU Streak
Loss 1
SLN Record
14-6 -- NL East -- Ranks (Div/Lg/MLB): 1 / 3 / 3
SLN Streak
Win 1
Notable Events
None of note
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  • Top of Inning 1
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    1HOU1Terry PuhlRFLSLNBob ForschRSingle0---0-0---Singled on ground ball to Center Field10-0---
    1HOU2Tony ScottCFLSLNBob ForschRSingle01--0-0---Singled on ground ball to Center Field ... Terry Puhl advanced to second20-0---
    1HOU3Ray Knight3BRSLNBob ForschRSingle012-0-0---Singled on ground ball to Center Field ... Terry Puhl advanced to third; Tony Scott thrown out at second base30-0---
    1HOU4Jose CruzLFLSLNBob ForschRLineout11-30-0---Lined out to Second Base [Tom Herr]40-0---
    1HOU5Alan AshbyCLSLNBob ForschRWalk21-30-0---Walked ... Ray Knight advanced to second50-0---
    1HOU6Art Howe1BRSLNBob ForschRWalk21230-0---Walked ... Terry Puhl Scored ... Alan Ashby advanced to second ... Ray Knight advanced to third60-0---
    1HOU7Phil Garner2BRSLNBob ForschRGroundout21230-0---Grounded out to Third Base [Ken Oberkfell]71-0---
    Bottom of Inning 1
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    1SLN1Lonnie SmithLFRHOUJoe NiekroRSingle0---0-0---Singled on ground ball to Left Field80-1---
    1SLN2Tom Herr2BLHOUJoe NiekroRCaught Stealing01--0-0---Lonnie Smith Caught Stealing 2B [Joe Niekro/Alan Ashby]90-1Non-Batter Event
    1SLN2Tom Herr2BLHOUJoe NiekroRStrikeout1---0-0---Strikeout100-1---
    1SLN3Keith Hernandez1BLHOUJoe NiekroRGroundout2---0-0---Grounded out to First Base [Art Howe]110-1---
    Top of Inning 2
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    2HOU8Dickie ThonSSRSLNBob ForschRStrikeout0---0-0---Strikeout121-0---
    2HOU9Joe NiekroPRSLNBob ForschRGroundout1---0-0---Grounded out to Third Base [Ken Oberkfell]131-0---
    2HOU1Terry PuhlRFLSLNBob ForschRWalk2---0-0---Walked141-0---
    2HOU2Tony ScottCFLSLNBob ForschRStolen Base21--0-0---Terry Puhl Stole 2B [Bob Forsch/Darrell Porter]151-0Non-Batter Event
    2HOU2Tony ScottCFLSLNBob ForschRGroundout2-2-0-0---Grounded out to First Base [Keith Hernandez]161-0---
    Bottom of Inning 2
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    2SLN4Darrell PorterCLHOUJoe NiekroRReached on Error0---0-0---Reached on Error by Second Base [Phil Garner]170-1---
    2SLN5Dane IorgRFLHOUJoe NiekroRWalk01--0-0---Walked ... Darrell Porter advanced to second180-1---
    2SLN6Ken Oberkfell3BLHOUJoe NiekroRFlyout012-0-0---Flied out to Left Field [Jose Cruz]190-1---
    2SLN7David GreenCFRHOUJoe NiekroRLineout112-0-0---Lined out to Center Field [Tony Scott]200-1---
    2SLN8Mike RamseySSLHOUJoe NiekroRFlyout212-0-0---Flied out to Left Field [Jose Cruz]210-1---
    Top of Inning 3
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    3HOU3Ray Knight3BRSLNBob ForschRFlyout0---0-0---Flied out to Right Field [Dane Iorg]221-0---
    3HOU4Jose CruzLFLSLNBob ForschRGroundout1---0-0---Grounded out to Second Base [Tom Herr]231-0---
    3HOU5Alan AshbyCLSLNBob ForschRGroundout2---0-0---Grounded out to First Base [Keith Hernandez]241-0---
    Bottom of Inning 3
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    3SLN9Bob ForschPRHOUJoe NiekroRStrikeout0---0-0---Strikeout250-1---
    3SLN1Lonnie SmithLFRHOUJoe NiekroRFlyout1---0-0---Flied out to Center Field [Tony Scott]260-1---
    3SLN2Tom Herr2BLHOUJoe NiekroRGroundout2---0-0---Grounded out to First Base [Art Howe]270-1---
    Top of Inning 4
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    4HOU6Art Howe1BRSLNBob ForschRSingle0---0-0---Singled on ground ball to Center Field281-0---
    4HOU7Phil Garner2BRSLNBob ForschRGroundout01--0-0---Grounded out to Shortstop [Mike Ramsey] ... Art Howe advanced to second291-0---
    4HOU8Dickie ThonSSRSLNBob ForschRStrikeout1-2-0-0---Strikeout301-0---
    4HOU9Joe NiekroPRSLNBob ForschRGroundout2-2-0-0---Grounded out to Third Base [Ken Oberkfell]311-0---
    Bottom of Inning 4
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    4SLN3Keith Hernandez1BLHOUJoe NiekroRGroundout0---0-0---Grounded out to Pitcher [Joe Niekro]320-1---
    4SLN4Darrell PorterCLHOUJoe NiekroRSingle1---0-0---Singled on ground ball to Right Field330-1---
    4SLN5Dane IorgRFLHOUJoe NiekroRGroundout11--0-0---Grounded out to Second Base [Phil Garner]. Double Play ... Darrell Porter out at 2b.340-1---
    Top of Inning 5
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    5HOU1Terry PuhlRFLSLNBob ForschRWalk0---0-0---Walked351-0---
    5HOU2Tony ScottCFLSLNBob ForschRGroundout01--0-0---Sacrifice Hit to Pitcher [Bob Forsch] ... Terry Puhl advanced to second361-0---
    5HOU3Ray Knight3BRSLNBob ForschRGroundout1-2-0-0---Grounded out to Third Base [Ken Oberkfell]371-0---
    5HOU4Jose CruzLFLSLNBob ForschRDouble2-2-0-0---Doubled on ground ball to Right Field ... Terry Puhl Scored381-0---
    5HOU5Alan AshbyCLSLNBob ForschRIntentional Walk2-2-0-0---Walked Intentionally392-0---
    5HOU6Art Howe1BRSLNBob ForschRHit by Pitch212-0-0---Hit by Pitch ... Alan Ashby advanced to second ... Jose Cruz advanced to third402-0---
    5HOU7Phil Garner2BRSLNBob ForschRGroundout21230-0---Grounded out to Third Base [Ken Oberkfell] ... Alan Ashby forced out at third base412-0---
    Bottom of Inning 5
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    5SLN6Ken Oberkfell3BLHOUJoe NiekroRDouble0---0-0---Doubled on ground ball to Center Field420-2---
    5SLN7David GreenCFRHOUJoe NiekroRGroundout0-2-0-0---Grounded out to Second Base [Phil Garner] ... Ken Oberkfell advanced to third430-2---
    5SLN8Mike RamseySSLHOUJoe NiekroRGroundout1--30-0---Grounded out to Shortstop [Dickie Thon] ... Ken Oberkfell Scored440-2---
    5SLN9Bob ForschPRHOUJoe NiekroRGroundout2---0-0---Grounded out to Second Base [Phil Garner]451-2---
    Top of Inning 6
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    6HOU8Dickie ThonSSRSLNBob ForschRWalk0---0-0---Walked462-1---
    6HOU9Joe NiekroPRSLNBob ForschRPopout01--0-0---Popped out to First Base [Keith Hernandez]472-1---
    6HOU1Terry PuhlRFLSLNBob ForschRSingle11--0-0---Singled on popout to Right Field ... Dickie Thon advanced to second482-1---
    6HOU2Tony ScottCFLSLNBob ForschRSingle112-0-0---Singled on popout to Left Field ... Dickie Thon Scored ... Terry Puhl advanced to second492-1---
    6HOU3Ray Knight3BRSLNBob ForschRGroundout112-0-0---Grounded out to Second Base [Tom Herr]. Double Play ... Tony Scott out at 2b.503-1---
    Bottom of Inning 6
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    6SLN1Lonnie SmithLFRHOUJoe NiekroRGroundout0---0-0---Grounded out to Pitcher [Joe Niekro]511-3---
    6SLN2Tom Herr2BLHOUJoe NiekroRSingle1---0-0---Infield Single to Shortstop521-3---
    6SLN3Keith Hernandez1BLHOUJoe NiekroRWild Pitch11--0-0---Wild Pitch by Joe Niekro ... Tom Herr advanced to second531-3Non-Batter Event
    6SLN3Keith Hernandez1BLHOUJoe NiekroRWalk1-2-0-0---Walked541-3---
    6SLN4Darrell PorterCLHOUDave SmithRWalk112-0-0---Walked ... Keith Hernandez advanced to second ... Tom Herr advanced to third551-3---
    6SLN5Dane IorgRFLHOUDave SmithRWalk11230-0---Walked ... Tom Herr Scored ... Darrell Porter advanced to second ... Keith Hernandez advanced to third561-3---
    6SLN6Ken Oberkfell3BLHOUDave SmithRWalk11230-0---Walked ... Keith Hernandez Scored ... Dane Iorg advanced to second ... Darrell Porter advanced to third572-3---
    6SLN7David GreenCFRHOUFrank LaCorteRSingle11230-0---Singled on ground ball to Right Field ... Dane Iorg Scored ... Darrell Porter Scored ... Ken Oberkfell advanced to second583-3---
    6SLN8Mike RamseySSLHOUFrank LaCorteRSingle112-0-0---Singled on ground ball to Center Field ... David Green advanced to second ... Ken Oberkfell advanced to third595-3---
    6SLN9Bob ForschPRHOUFrank LaCorteRGroundout11230-0---Grounded out to Second Base [Phil Garner]. Double Play ... Mike Ramsey out at 2b.605-3---
    Top of Inning 7
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    7HOU4Jose CruzLFLSLNBob ForschRGroundout0---0-0---Grounded out to Second Base [Tom Herr]613-5---
    7HOU5Alan AshbyCLSLNBob ForschRLineout1---0-0---Lined out to Left Field [Lonnie Smith]623-5---
    7HOU6Art Howe1BRSLNBob ForschRFlyout2---0-0---Flied out to Right Field [Dane Iorg]633-5---
    Bottom of Inning 7
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    7SLN1Lonnie SmithLFRHOUFrank LaCorteRFlyout0---0-0---Flied out to Right Field [Terry Puhl]645-3---
    7SLN2Tom Herr2BLHOUFrank LaCorteRWalk1---0-0---Walked655-3---
    7SLN3Keith Hernandez1BLHOUFrank LaCorteRStolen Base11--0-0---Tom Herr Stole 2B [Frank LaCorte/Alan Ashby]665-3Non-Batter Event
    7SLN3Keith Hernandez1BLHOUFrank LaCorteRWild Pitch1-2-0-0---Wild Pitch by Frank LaCorte ... Tom Herr advanced to third675-3Non-Batter Event
    7SLN3Keith Hernandez1BLHOUFrank LaCorteRGroundout1--30-0---Grounded out to Second Base [Phil Garner]685-3---
    7SLN4Darrell PorterCLHOUFrank LaCorteRFlyout2--30-0---Flied out to Third Base [Ray Knight]695-3---
    Top of Inning 8
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    8HOU7Phil Garner2BRSLNBob ForschRDouble0---0-0---Doubled on fly ball to Left Field703-5---
    8HOU8Danny HeepPHLSLNBruce SutterRFlyout0-2-0-0---Flied out to Center Field [David Green] ... Phil Garner advanced to third713-5---
    8HOU9Denny WallingPHLSLNBruce SutterRSingle1--30-0---Infield Single to First Base ... Phil Garner Scored723-5---
    8HOU1Terry PuhlRFLSLNBruce SutterRFlyout11--0-0---Flied out to Left Field [Lonnie Smith]734-5---
    8HOU2Tony ScottCFLSLNBruce SutterRFlyout21--0-0---Flied out to Center Field [David Green]744-5---
    Bottom of Inning 8
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    8SLN5Tito LandrumRFRHOURandy MoffittRFlyout0---0-0---Flied out to Center Field [Tony Scott]755-4---
    8SLN6Ken Oberkfell3BLHOURandy MoffittRGroundout1---0-0---Grounded out to Shortstop [Kiko Garcia]765-4---
    8SLN7David GreenCFRHOURandy MoffittRGroundout2---0-0---Grounded out to Third Base [Ray Knight]775-4---
    Top of Inning 9
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    9HOU3Ray Knight3BRSLNBruce SutterRSingle0---0-0---Singled on ground ball to Left Field784-5---
    9HOU4Jose CruzLFLSLNBruce SutterRStrikeout01--0-0---Strikeout794-5---
    9HOU5Alan AshbyCLSLNBruce SutterRGroundout11--0-0---Grounded out to Second Base [Tom Herr] ... Ray Knight forced out at second base804-5---
    9HOU6Art Howe1BRSLNBruce SutterRFlyout21--0-0---Flied out to Left Field [Lonnie Smith]814-5---
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